Question: If your restaurant was in dire enough straits to warrant an intervention from Fox’s Kitchen Nightmares, is there any culinary topic that could lure you into an intense verbal battle with chef Gordon Ramsay?
In this exclusive clip from tonight’s episode, our irascible protagonist visits the historical Olde Hitching Post in Hanson, MA, which restaurateur Tom bought for his daughter Andrea, yet continues to rule with an iron fist some seven years later. Despite his extensive experience, Tom nevertheless gets into a shouting match with Chef Ramsay over what constitutes a frozen scallop. My favorite part of the exchange?
Tom: It’s not frozen!
Chef Ramsay: They were in the f****** freezer!
Press play below to watch the whole crazy scene unfold, then hit the comments with your thoughts.
Kitchen Nightmares airs tonight at 8/7c on Fox.